Sage Amistad

silky, royal purple flowers with inky black stems and calyces.

Salvia Amistad
aka Blue Anise sage, Friendship sage
  • tall & woody-based perennial
  • toothed, aromatic, mid-green leaves
  • dark purple stems spikes
  • fragrant, two-lipped, purple flowers
  • summer into autumn
  • semi-hardy – winter protection

H 1.2 m
S 0.5m

full sun to light shade

humus rich

Notes: Purchased 11.19 horticultural society meeting for my small Salvia collection. Bloomed beautifully well into Autumn. Took a cutting in case of die back during winter and continues to flower profusely ever since. 2021 move to Derbyshire means these now need winter protection